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Thu, Sep 07


Arnprior RONA

Charity Pull Competition

Raise money for Medical Equipment at the Arnprior Hospital. $25.00 a person. Register by September 7th for the event on the 10th @ RONA Three competitions: 1)Teams pull of an ambulance over 100 ft. 2)Individuals pull a vintage car over 100 ft. 3)Tug-of-war (max 4 per team) CONTACT Julie 343-597-6530

Time & Location

Sep 07, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 7:05 p.m.

Arnprior RONA, 236 Madawaska Blvd, Arnprior, ON K7S 0A3, Canada

About the event




This           event is to raise funds for much needed Medical Equipment for the           Arnprior Hospital. In partnership with Syd Gravel the Arnprior           Regional Health Foundation will once again be hosting a Charity Pull           Competition. Syd is a heart survival patient.

In           December of 2019 Syd went through life saving surgery to replace his           damaged upper aortic artery which had developed a dangerous aneurysm.

Since           then, he has gone on to take a Gold Medal in POWERLIFTING at the           Can-Am Games in 2022 and a Silver Medal at the World Police &           Fire Games 2023 Winnipeg.

At           71 years of age Syd trains with coach Taylor Wilson at Arnprior UFGym           with the Powerlifters - The Never Too Old Gang!

The           Community is invited to donate to support their favourite person or           team. The prize for bragging rights will be given to the Team who can           pull the ambulance that pre-determined distance the fastest.

Three           competitions:

1)           Teams pull of an ambulance over 100 ft.

2)           Individuals pull a vintage car over 100 ft.

3)           Tug-of-war for teams - $25 per person - max 4 per team. Please           indicate

your           team name when entering.

And           a demonstration of a strong lift

Entry           fee is $25 per person per event, and registration must happen by           September 7th.

Location:           Rona Arnprior Parking Lot

Date:           Sunday, September 10th, 2023 - START TIME: 9 AM

Here           is the link if you would like to register a team:

CONTACT Julie 343-597-6530 or

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